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Lawyer

William Wheeler Bolster, American lawyer. member exec.

Background

Bolster, William Wheeler was born on July 6, 1823 in Rumford, Maine, United States. Son of Alvan and Cynthia (Wheeler) Bolster.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Harvard, 1847.

Career

2d, Florence Josephine Reed, of Mexico, Maine, August 17, 1868 (died November 21, 1894). Practiced law in Maine since 1847. Company attorney, 1864-1870.

State senator, 1869, 1870 (president 1870). State bank examiner, 1873-1879. Member executive council, 1883-1885.

Division advocate, 6th division Maine militia, 1864. Trustee State Reform School, 1885-1893. Mayor Auburn, 1893-1894.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Tax Collector and Form Book, Digest of the Law of Tax Titles. Tax Collector and Town Officer, etc.

Membership

Member exec.

Connections

Married Martha Hall Adams, October 15, 1848 (died August 20, 1866).

father:
Alvan Bolster

mother:
Cynthia (Wheeler) Bolster

spouse:
Martha Hall Adams